Mabati-Cornell Kiswahili Prize for Africa Prize 2018

Mabati-Cornell Kiswahili Prize for African Literature 2018 winners celebrated.

Tanzania’s Vice President Samia Suluhu Hassan was the guest of honour as the Mabati-Cornell Kiswahili Prize for African Literature 2018 winners Zainab Alwi Baharoon and…

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Accessible Books Consortium Accessibility Awards 2019

Accessible Books Consortium Accessibility Awards 2019 shortlist features two African organisations.

Botswana’s Companies and Intellectual Property Authority and Kenya’s eKitabu are on the Accessible Books Consortium Accessibility Awards 2019 shortlist announced on February 14, 2019. The…

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Thomas Mofolo

Thomas Mofolo Prize for Outstanding Sesotho Fiction launched in South Africa.

The Thomas Mofolo Prize for Outstanding Sesotho Fiction was launched by South Africa’s Geko Publishing on February 6, 2019. Thomas Mokopu Mofolo, born on 22…

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Adel Esmat, Mohammed Al-Maazuz make International Prize for Arabic Fiction 2019 shortlist.

Adel Esmat, Mohammed Al-Maazuz make International Prize for Arabic Fiction 2019 shortlist.

Adel Esmat, Mohammed Al-Maazuz are the two Africans on the International Prize for Arabic Fiction 2019 shortlist announced today February 5, 2019. The International Prize…

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Novuyo Rose Tshuma

Novuyo Rosa Tshuma makes Dylan Thomas Prize 2019 longlist.

The Swansea University International Dylan Thomas Prize 2019 longlist was announced today on January 31, 2019. On the list is Novuyo Rosa Tshuma for her…

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Zainab Alwi Baharoon, Jacob Ngumbau Julius are Mabati Cornell Kiswahili Prize 2018 winners

Zainab Alwi Baharoon, Jacob Ngumbau Julius are Mabati Cornell Kiswahili Prize 2018 winners

The Mabati Cornell Kiswahili Prize 2018 winners have been announced by the board chair, Abdilatif Abdalla today January 23, 2019. The two are Zainab Alwi…

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Veronique Tadjo

Veronique Tadjo to chair Orange Book Prize in Africa 2018 jury.

Veronique Tadjo is the chair of the Orange Book Prize in Africa jury announced on January 22, 2019. The other judges are Valérie Marin La…

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